The large-scale increase in cheese imports is now the most painful issue for Ukrainian cheese makers – INFAGRO
During the time of the coronavirus pandemic and quarantine restrictions in Ukraine, in the second quarter of 2020 households spent about UAH 649.3 billion, which is 10.4% less than in the same period in 2019.
The dairy industry, both farmers and processors, continues to operate at approximately the cost price level. – INFAGRO
Denys Shmyhal, Prime Minister of Ukraine, said that the government will divide the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture into two departments.
The season for the production of milk powder is being over, the demand for it is as hign as before. – INFAGRO
There are still few positive changes on Ukrainian cheese market. Cheese sales have grown this year, but it was solely due to imports. – INFAGRO
Despite the trend on the global dairy market, butter prices in Ukraine remain stable. This is quite predictable, because production of this product is at the peak of the season now. – INFAGRO
The expected growth in dairy imports may leave no chance to Ukrainian dairy producers to revive the industry. Ukraine is now less dependent on foreign markets – Ukrainian dairy producers actually have nothing to sell. But at the same time, the influence of imports is increasing. The prices for dairy products in Ukraine remain quite […]
The decrease in dairy production at the height of the lockdown in April was later more than compensated: in May, production increased not only in comparison with April, but also turned out to be noticeably higher than in calm May last year. – INFAGRO
At the moment this commentary is being written, everything revolves around how the world, people and, above all, economy can return to normal life from the rigidity of pandemic containment without causing further damage. A further lockdown, which would undoubtedly be imposed if the infection figures were to flare up again, would in all probability […]